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What is ReminderInstaller?

Absolute Reminder is part of Absolute Software's Absolute Computrace Agent and Absolute Track products. It is typically pre-installed on various OEM systems such as Dell, Acer, Lenovo and Samsung who distribute this program in the PC's BIOS.

Dell for instance builds computers with our Absolute Computrace Agent embedded in the firmware. "Once activated, the Agent in the firmware can survive operating system re-installations, hard drive reformats and even hard drive replacements. This level of persistence provides Dell customers with the means to manage, track, and—in the event of theft—recover their computer."


During setup, the program registers itself to launch on boot through a Windows Schedule Task in order to automatically start-up. The main program executable is AbsoluteReminder.exe. The software installer includes 11 files and is usually about 3.54 MB (3,714,733 bytes).

Program detailsProgram details

URL: www.AbsoluteSoftware..com
Installation folder: C:\Program Files\Absolute Software\Absolute Reminder\
Uninstaller: "C:\Program Files\InstallShield Installation Information\{48B99BC9-CEB0-485E-96B1-4609BC86D2DE}\setup.exe" -runfromtemp -l0x0409 -removeonly
Estimated size: 3.54 MB
Language: English (United States)

Program filesFiles installed by ReminderInstaller

Program executable:AbsoluteReminder.exe
Name:Absolute Reminder
Path:C:\Program Files\Absolute Software\Absolute Reminder\AbsoluteReminder.exe
Additional files:
  • Com.Absolute.Consumer.InstallManager.Configuration.dll - LoJackInstallManagerConfiguration (LoJack Instal lManager Configuration)
  • LojackInstallManagerConfigUtility.exe - LojackInstallManagerConfigUtility
  • AbsoluteReminderLib.dll - Absolute Reminder Library
  • AbsoluteReminder.exe - Absolute Reminder
  • AbsoluteInstallManager.exe - InstallManager
  • Cleanup.exe - Cleanup
  • Interop.IWshRuntimeLibrary.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'IWshRuntimeLibrary'.
  • Interop.SHDocVw.dll - Assembly imported from type library 'SHDocVw'.
  • AMS.Profile.dll (by AMS) - AMS.Profile
  • AbsoluteInstallManager.XmlSerializers.dll
  • AbsoluteReminderLib.XmlSerializers.dll

Program behaviorsBehaviors exhibited

Scheduled Task (Boot/Login)
  • AbsoluteReminder.exe is automatically launched at startup through a scheduled task named Absolute Reminder.

How do I remove ReminderInstaller?

Quickly and completely remove ReminderInstaller from your computer by downloading Reason's ‘Should I Remove It?’ (click the button below).
Or, you can uninstall ReminderInstaller from your computer by using the Add/Remove Program feature in the Window's Control Panel.
  1. On the Start menu (for Windows 8, right-click the screen's bottom-left corner), click Control Panel, and then, under Programs, do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall a Program.
    • Windows XP: Click Add or Remove Programs.
  2. When you find the program ReminderInstaller, click it, and then do one of the following:
    • Windows Vista/7/8: Click Uninstall.
    • Windows XP: Click the Remove or Change/Remove tab (to the right of the program).
  3. Follow the prompts. A progress bar shows you how long it will take to remove ReminderInstaller.

Win 10 100%
Win 8.1 0%
Scheduled task? Yes
(Runs on Windows boot)

Windows OS versionsWindows

Which Windows OS versions does it run on?
Windows 10 100.00%
Which OS releases does it run on?
Windows 8.1 71.01%
Windows 10 Home 17.21%
Windows 8.1 Pro 4.81%
Windows 8.1 Single Langua... 3.10%
Windows 10 Pro 1.24%
Windows 8.1 Pro with Medi... 1.24%

Distribution by countryGeography

71.56% of installs come from the United States
Which countries install it?
  United States 71.56%
  Canada 3.38%
  Germany 2.60%
  United Kingdom 2.47%
  Italy 2.47%
  France 2.08%
  Sweden 1.95%
  DK 1.56%
  Israel 1.04%
  Australia 0.91%
  Indonesia 0.91%
  Norway 0.91%
  Netherlands 0.78%
  Spain 0.65%

About (from Absolute Software)

For individuals, Absolute provides peace-of-mind by physically recovering stolen computers and remotely deleting sensitive files from them.
Publisher URL: www.absolute.com


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